Boat Trips

For sightings of Whales, Dolphins, Basking Sharks and Sea Eagles

Basking Shark Trips : a truly unique wildlife experience offered by Lochaline Dive Centre, the Basking Sharp trips will give you a chance to witness amazing basking sharks along with a host of other wildlife in their natural habitat. Trips depart from Lochaline, approximately a 45 min drive from Strontian.

Ardnamurchan Charters : Just a short drive from Strontian, Ardnamurchan Charters offer private charter wildlife sea trips and self-drive boat hire from 2 hour trips to full day wildlife adventures.

Staffa Tours : Offer trips to the Treshnish Isles where you land on the idyllic Isle of Lunga and get up close to the large puffin colony nesting in the grassy hillside. Visit the Isle of Staffa and the world famous Fingal’s Cave. Definitely a tour highly recommended by our visitors!

Staffa Tours depart from Tobermory and Kilchoan on the Ardnamurchan Peninsula.

Seaxplorer : The thrill of a fast boat trip is the perfect way to experience the wealth of Lochaber’s history, wildlife and natural beauty – along the way you may have an opportunity to see seals, porpoise, otters, eagles, deer, wild goats and a variety of sea birds.

Loch Shiel Cruises : Located in Glenfinnan, Loch Shiel is regarded as one of Scotland’s most historically significant and unspoiled natural treasures. A cruise onboard the MV Sileas offers you the opportunity to penetrate one of Britain’s few remaining wilderness areas where regular sightings of golden eagles and red deer are common and a wide variety of wildlife amidst stunning mountain scenery.